GRE Word List


existing in possibility : capable of development into actuality

The meaning of the word potential is existing in possibility : capable of development into actuality.

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crabbedmarked by a forbidding moroseness
kineticof or relating to the motion of material bodies and the forces and energy associated therewith
pastea dough that contains a considerable proportion of fat and is used for pastry crust or fancy rolls
enraptureto fill with delight
battaliona considerable body of troops organized to act together : army
pestlea usually club-shaped implement for pounding or grinding substances in a mortar see mortar illustration
screecha high shrill piercing cry usually expressing pain or terror
frigidintensely cold
tureena deep and usually covered bowl from which foods (such as soup) are served
dispatchto send off or away with promptness or speed